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How Google slurps in Street View data -- not just from streets

At its Google I/O conference, the company showed off the equipment it uses to gather its 360-degree panoramic imagery of the world.

By May 16, 2013

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Google rewards 11-year-old Doodle winner with $30,000 scholarship

An imaginative New Yorker takes home the top prize in Google's annual contest for her doodle of a device that transforms dirty water into something clean and drinkable.

By June 9, 2014

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IBM microfluidics tech designed to improve cancer diagnosis

A technique to pump tiny amounts of marker fluids onto a test sample could enable many more tests during a biopsy and therefore a better understanding of a person's cancer.

By October 22, 2013

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Google celebrates 15 years of its biggest product: You

Google knows more about you than ever before, and you like it that way. How did the popular yet controversial company convince you of its trustworthiness?

By September 26, 2013

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HTC One Mini coming to EE and Phones 4U 'later this year'

The One Mini will be available in the UK "later this year" according to high-street phone-floggers Phones 4U and EE.

By July 18, 2013

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Street View sends you on a virtual vacation

Google's march on Maps continues as it adds 1,001 indoor and outdoor places from around the world to Street View.

By June 13, 2013

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Extension slurps Facebook contacts into Google+

A Chrome extension lets people extract information their Facebook contacts have shared with them then import it into Google+. But does it break Facebook's rules?

By July 4, 2011

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Get rid of your ex on Valentine's, from Facebook at least

An app called KillSwitch faithfully promises to remove all traces of your exes from your Facebook timeline. Yes, it's as if you never knew them.

By February 14, 2013

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Photo organizer startup Everpix expands to Windows

The startup, which boils down customer photos into a highlight reel of notable moments, has expanded beyond the Mac/iOS realm. An Android version is also in the works.

By December 18, 2012

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Yahoo Mail tied to Windows Phone 7 data slurp

That mysterious phantom data problem affecting some Windows Phone 7 users is now being tied to Yahoo's mail servers sending chubby code over the air.

By January 31, 2011